Period
to 17 October 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes with a requirement for WAN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WAN over the 6 months to 17 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wide Area Network (WAN)
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
17 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 68 94 83
Rank change year-on-year +26 -11 -10
Permanent jobs citing WAN 57 22 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 3.80% 1.52% 3.35%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 27.01% 9.82% 19.58%
Number of salaries quoted 39 27 33
Milton Keynes median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.22% +12.50% -5.88%
10th Percentile £22,750 £23,400 £31,550
90th Percentile £79,500 £54,500 £62,500
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £30,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -25.00% -5.88% -

WAN is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Milton Keynes
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 211 224 286
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 14.06% 15.47% 17.10%
Number of salaries quoted 166 162 178
Milton Keynes median annual salary £45,500 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.00% +25.00% -
10th Percentile £27,423 £27,951 £27,500
90th Percentile £78,125 £64,975 £62,500
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -5.88%

WAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

Job postings citing WAN as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes.

Job vacancy trend for WAN in Milton Keynes

WAN
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WAN in Milton Keynes.

Salary trend for WAN in Milton Keynes

WAN
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WAN in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 17 October 2019.

Salary histogram for WAN in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 17 October 2019, IT jobs citing WAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Milton Keynes region with a requirement for WAN.

1 57 (100.00%) LAN
2 34 (59.65%) Cisco Certification
3 25 (43.86%) TOGAF
4 23 (40.35%) Firewall
5 21 (36.84%) Cisco
6 17 (29.82%) ITIL
7 16 (28.07%) CCNA
7 16 (28.07%) SAN
7 16 (28.07%) Degree
8 15 (26.32%) Network Design
8 15 (26.32%) CCNP
9 14 (24.56%) VMware
9 14 (24.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 14 (24.56%) VMware Infrastructure
10 13 (22.81%) eTOM
10 13 (22.81%) PKI
10 13 (22.81%) IMAP
10 13 (22.81%) CCIE
10 13 (22.81%) DNS
10 13 (22.81%) LDAP
10 13 (22.81%) SMTP
10 13 (22.81%) DHCP
10 13 (22.81%) Internet
10 13 (22.81%) TOGAF Certification
10 13 (22.81%) Product Roadmap
11 12 (21.05%) NIST
11 12 (21.05%) NIST 800
11 12 (21.05%) CREST Certified
11 12 (21.05%) Security Architecture
11 12 (21.05%) Cybersecurity

WAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (8.77%) MS Exchange
2 3 (5.26%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.77%) Office 365
2 3 (5.26%) Azure
3 2 (3.51%) AWS
4 1 (1.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 57 (100.00%) LAN
2 23 (40.35%) Firewall
3 16 (28.07%) SAN
4 13 (22.81%) DHCP
4 13 (22.81%) DNS
4 13 (22.81%) IMAP
4 13 (22.81%) Internet
4 13 (22.81%) SMTP
5 12 (21.05%) TCP/IP
6 11 (19.30%) BGP
6 11 (19.30%) OSPF
6 11 (19.30%) VPN
7 10 (17.54%) Network Security
8 9 (15.79%) SNMP
8 9 (15.79%) Wi-Fi
9 8 (14.04%) Cisco Nexus
9 8 (14.04%) Spanning Tree
9 8 (14.04%) tcpdump
9 8 (14.04%) Wireshark
10 6 (10.53%) MPLS
General
1 8 (14.04%) Legal
2 7 (12.28%) Finance
3 2 (3.51%) Retail
4 1 (1.75%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (40.35%) Architect
2 18 (31.58%) Network Engineer
3 12 (21.05%) Security Architect
4 9 (15.79%) Infrastructure Architect
4 9 (15.79%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 9 (15.79%) Solutions Architect
5 7 (12.28%) Cisco Engineer
6 5 (8.77%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 5 (8.77%) Cisco Security Engineer
6 5 (8.77%) Consultant
6 5 (8.77%) Network Consultant
6 5 (8.77%) Network Security Engineer
6 5 (8.77%) Security Engineer
6 5 (8.77%) Senior Network Engineer
7 4 (7.02%) Associate Engineer
8 3 (5.26%) Network Security Consultant
8 3 (5.26%) Security Consultant
9 2 (3.51%) IT Security Architect
9 2 (3.51%) Senior Voice Engineer
9 2 (3.51%) Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (22.81%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (22.81%) PKI
2 9 (15.79%) Management Information System
3 8 (14.04%) Cyberthreat
4 4 (7.02%) Data Centre
4 4 (7.02%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (5.26%) Driving Licence
5 3 (5.26%) Fibre Optics
5 3 (5.26%) Public Cloud
6 2 (3.51%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (3.51%) IVR
6 2 (3.51%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.28%) Windows
2 3 (5.26%) Linux
3 2 (3.51%) Android
3 2 (3.51%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.75%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (43.86%) TOGAF
2 17 (29.82%) ITIL
3 15 (26.32%) Network Design
4 13 (22.81%) eTOM
4 13 (22.81%) Product Roadmap
5 12 (21.05%) Cybersecurity
5 12 (21.05%) Identity Management
5 12 (21.05%) Information Security
5 12 (21.05%) SABSA
5 12 (21.05%) Security Architecture
5 12 (21.05%) Technical Architecture
6 11 (19.30%) Problem Management
7 10 (17.54%) Network Monitoring
7 10 (17.54%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 9 (15.79%) Problem-Solving
9 8 (14.04%) Commercial Awareness
9 8 (14.04%) Enterprise Architecture
9 8 (14.04%) Incident Management
9 8 (14.04%) IT Strategy
9 8 (14.04%) Strategic Roadmap
Programming Languages
1 9 (15.79%) PowerShell
1 9 (15.79%) Python
Qualifications
1 34 (59.65%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (28.07%) CCNA
2 16 (28.07%) Degree
3 15 (26.32%) CCNP
4 13 (22.81%) CCIE
4 13 (22.81%) TOGAF Certification
5 12 (21.05%) CEH
5 12 (21.05%) CISM
5 12 (21.05%) CISSP
5 12 (21.05%) CREST Certified
5 12 (21.05%) GIAC
6 9 (15.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 8 (14.04%) CCSA
7 8 (14.04%) CCSE
7 8 (14.04%) Check Point Certification
8 4 (7.02%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (5.26%) CCDP
10 2 (3.51%) MCP
10 2 (3.51%) MCSE
11 1 (1.75%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (24.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (21.05%) NIST
2 12 (21.05%) NIST 800
2 12 (21.05%) PCI DSS
3 4 (7.02%) SLA
4 2 (3.51%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (1.75%) HAZOP
System Software
1 14 (24.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (7.02%) Active Directory
2 4 (7.02%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 2 (3.51%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (3.51%) XenApp
4 1 (1.75%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.75%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 9 (15.79%) vRealize
2 1 (1.75%) Ansible
2 1 (1.75%) Salt
Vendors
1 21 (36.84%) Cisco
2 14 (24.56%) VMware
3 8 (14.04%) CheckPoint
4 5 (8.77%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.51%) Citrix
5 2 (3.51%) IBM
5 2 (3.51%) Meraki
5 2 (3.51%) NetApp
5 2 (3.51%) Palo Alto
5 2 (3.51%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (3.51%) SAP
6 1 (1.75%) McAfee